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Player Race: Yes
Relation to UFP:

- No reason why they can't join Starfleet.

Humanoid civilization on planet Tanuga IV.  Tanugans are distinguished by their prominent eyebrow and forehead ridges.  The Tanugan system of justice held that the accused were guilty until proven innocent, which became a problem for Enterprise-D Commander William Riker when he was accused of the murder of Tanugan scientist Dr. Nel Apgar in 2366 (A Matter of Perspective -TNG).
Star Trek: The Encyclopedia (1999 edition).